February 15, 2016, Bard will host Composer, George Lewis, the author of A Taste for Chaos: The Art Of Literary Improvisation, Randy Fertel, and renowned saxophonist, Oliver Lake.
Free & Open to the Public!
Wyatt Mason: To Be a Muslim in the WestHannah Arendt Center Senior Fellow, Wyatt Mason, reviews Moroccan-born author Laila Lalami's new novel, The Moor's Account. (New York Review of Books) Read more about Mason & all our fellows, here. And, click below to read the NYRB article.
Learning from the West African Ebola Epidemic: The Role of Governance in Preventing EpidemicsOne-day conference on March 31st at the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs in New York City!
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SAVE THE DATE!
"How Do We Talk About Difficult Questions? Race, Sex, and Religion on Campus." October 20-21, 2016.
Monthly Virtual Reading GroupBecome a member of the Hannah Arendt Center and join our Monthly Reading Group!
Call For Applications!
Quote of the Week
“The logic is clear--propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state… The public relations industry not only took this ideology on very explicitly but also acted on it, that’s a huge industry, spending hundreds of… by now probably on the order of a billion dollars a year on it or something and its commitment all along was to controlling the public mind.”
-- Noam Chomsky
- Images of Surveillance: The Politics, Economics, and Aesthetics of Surveillance Societies, December 4, 2015 – December 6, 2015
- Why Privacy Matters, October 15, 2015 – October 16, 2015
- May 7-8: Conference - "Can We Have Some Privacy?", May 7, 2015 – May 8, 2015